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The Resource Creating Heaven on Earth : the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life

Creating Heaven on Earth : the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life

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Creating Heaven on Earth : the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life
Title
Creating Heaven on Earth
Title remainder
the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How does one best fashion an ""internal"" world, a personal identity, that creates the conditions of psychological possibility to apprehend immortality, that almost magical Infinite-conceived as something-outside-everything, God, or the Other-from everyday living? The art of living the ""good life""--Following Freud, one of deep and wide love, creative and productive work, one that is guided by reason and ethics and is aesthetically pleasing-requires skillful attunement to these lovely presences in everyday life. Lodged in a psychoanalytic sensibility, and drawing from ancient and modern religio
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Marcus, Paul
Dewey number
303.484
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Psychology
  • Immortality
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Creating Heaven on Earth : the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life
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Publication
Contents
COVER; CONTENTS; CHAPTER ONE Introduction: The quest for earthly immortality; CHAPTER TWO "Take time to smell the roses: "The delights of gardening; "Magical myths": The passion for sport; CHAPTER FOUR "Wake up and smell the coffee": The pleasures of drinking coffee; CHAPTER FIVE "The shorthand of strong emotion": Listening to great music; CHAPTER SIX "Once upon a time there was ... ": On storytelling; CHAPTER SEVEN Conclusion: Reflections on creating earthlyimmortality; WEBSITE RESOURCES; REFERENCES; INDEX; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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ocn903442554
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782413233
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903442554
Label
Creating Heaven on Earth : the Psychology of Experiencing Immortality in Everyday Life
Publication
Contents
COVER; CONTENTS; CHAPTER ONE Introduction: The quest for earthly immortality; CHAPTER TWO "Take time to smell the roses: "The delights of gardening; "Magical myths": The passion for sport; CHAPTER FOUR "Wake up and smell the coffee": The pleasures of drinking coffee; CHAPTER FIVE "The shorthand of strong emotion": Listening to great music; CHAPTER SIX "Once upon a time there was ... ": On storytelling; CHAPTER SEVEN Conclusion: Reflections on creating earthlyimmortality; WEBSITE RESOURCES; REFERENCES; INDEX; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Control code
ocn903442554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782413233
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903442554

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